This year, we were lucky enough to have local author David Melling visit our school on Tuesday 4th March, in preparation for World Book Day. He talked to us and showed us some exciting things about writing and illustrating. Some of us even created our own cartoon Goblin!
On 6th March – World Book Day, we [...]
On Friday 7th March Chaffinch class went to The Roald Dahl Museum in Great Missenden to find out more about one of our favourite authors. We visited the local library which Dahl imagined ‘Matilda’ visiting whilst her mum went off to Aylesbury to play Bingo. We also saw the building which inspired Sophie’s orphanage in [...]
Theo (Target) and Jamie (Diamond) Weekly Award Winners 10th March 2014
Required for September 2014
CLASS TEACHER for Key Stage 2
(Temporary/Secondment opportunity for 1 year in first instance):
Salary: TMS3 £25,420 to UPS3 £37,124 plus 1 SEN point
Northern House is a very Special School situated in a small and pleasant site north of the city with easy access to the ring road and various bus routes. We educate [...]
To coincide with the Year of the Horse, Mr Sullivan organised for a professional Chinese dancer to come into school and involve the pupils in a series of brilliant workshops.
As well as being wowed by an amazing performance, the children were shown how to use ribbons to draw shapes in the air and worked on [...]
Artists Ged Palmer and Neill Cameron have been in school working with the Key Stage 2 pupils to develop and create designs which will form part of the Cowley Road Carnival in June.
Based loosely on the idea of a family travelling to the carnival, the pupils were shown how to explore words in different visual styles and produce [...]